Joe Streckert

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Dennis & Jessie Hopeless Discover "Invader Zim's" Hidden Talent

Thu, June 23rd, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books

The married co-writers talk pitting Zim against Dib on the most dangerous battlefield of them all...

Wiebe Discusses "Rat Queens'" Dark Turn, Animated Series & More

Thu, April 14th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Kurtis J. Wiebe spoke about balancing comedy and tragedy, the future of the Queens in other media, and "the weirdest thing I've ever written."

Vasquez, Moen, Cannon, Green & Henderson Break Rules and Make Comics

Wed, April 13th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Five independent creators talk about risking their career on comics, the perils of branching out, and what keeps them going in the industry.

Walker, Henderson, Villalobos & More Look Toward a Diverse Comics Future

Mon, April 11th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

David Walker, Erica Henderson and others discuss and debate the importance of recognizing the comic book industry's growing diversity.

Roberson & Rivera Explore America in "Hellboy and the BPRD 1953 - Beyond the Fences"

Tue, April 5th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Chris Roberson and Paolo Rivera take Hellboy back to the Eisenhower administration and fight a monster straight out of a 1950s creature feature.

Cat Staggs Reunites with Kara Zor-El on "Adventures of Supergirl"

Tue, March 8th, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books

The artist discusses her role on the new DC Digital First series, spinning out of the CBS TV show, and the secret to creating a great cover.

Tomasi's Haunting "House of Penance" is a Horror Tale Inspired by Real Life

Mon, February 8th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Peter Tomasi explains how he merges historical fact with supernatural fiction for his upcoming Dark Horse Comics series.

"Lone Wolf 2100" Puts the World's Fate in the Hands of a 6-Year-Old Girl

Thu, October 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Eric Heisserer tells CBR about his reimagining of the original "Lone Wolf & Cub" manga, starring a kid and a samurai at the end of the world.

RCCC: DeConnick, Van Meter, Moustafa & Phillips Talk Representation in Comics

Mon, September 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Kelly Sue DeConnick, Ibrahim Moustafa, Jen Van Meter and Gary Phillips discuss women and minorities' comics treatment, and how to write them as characters.

Vasquez Reveals "Invader Zim's" Comic Book Evolution

Fri, May 22nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Creator Jhonen Vasquez discusses how "Invader Zim" has changed -- and remained the same -- during its transition from cartoon to Oni Press comic.

The Invasion Resumes - Comic Creators Discuss "Invader Zim's" Return

Fri, May 1st, 2015 | Category: TV, Comic Books

CBR spoke with the creative team bringing Jhonen Vasquez's would-be world conqueror to the comics page about Zim's new plans for Earth.

ECCC: Fraction & Gillen Discuss the Connection Between Music and Their Comics

Wed, April 15th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Known to fill their work with music references, Matt Fraction & Kieron Gillen discuss the artists who inspire and affect them, and the tunes they write to.

Rosa Talks Recoloring Classic Disney "Duck" Tales, Carl Barks & More

Wed, April 1st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Don Rosa explains the importance of Fantagraphics' recolored and remastered Duck books, and how he followed in Barks' legendary footprints.

ECCC: David Walker Talks 45 Years of "Shaft," Looks to the Icon's Future

Wed, April 1st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Film

"Shaft" comic book writer David Walker and Dynamite Entertainment editor Joe Rybandt discuss the legacy of Ernest Tidyman's John Shaft.

ECCC: No Topic Deemed Off-Limits At Image's "Something for Everyone" Panel

Wed, April 1st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Image creators, including Kelly Sue DeConnick and Kurt Busiek, talked editorial control, tropes and paper stock during the Q&A session.

ECCC: Palahniuk, Stewart & Mack Talk About "Fight Club 2"

Mon, March 30th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Chuck Palahniuk, Cameron Stewart and David Mack broke a cardinal rule in discussing the secrets of the comic book sequel to the acclaimed novel and movie.

Rachel & Miles Explain "Rachel & Miles X-Plain The X-Men"

Thu, February 26th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Rachel Edidin and Miles Stokes reveal the uncanny origin of their podcast devoted to the weird and complicated history of their favorite superhero soap opera.

Dewey Channels his Wild Side in "Tragedy Series," "Autumnlands: Tooth & Claw"

Tue, January 6th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Artist Benjamin Dewey talks about moving from the world of webcomics to Image Comics with his and Kurt Busiek's new anthropomorphic series.

Spears & Callahan Weave a Psychedelic Tale of Gonzo and Schlock in "The Auteur

Tue, November 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Rick Spears and John Callahan discuss constructing a Hollywood hellscape populated by one Nathan T. Rex, their titular "Auteur."

EXCLUSIVE: Bernardin & Freeman's Accidentally Relevant "Genius" Gets Sequel

Tue, August 26th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Top Cow's "Genius" is getting a sequel and CBR has the exclusive first interview with co-writers Marc Bernardin & Adam Freeman.